The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more
Maundy Thursday commemorates Jesus Christ’s institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper, which is described in the Christian bible. The day is also known as Passion Thursday, Paschal Thursday or Sheer (or Shere) Thursday. It is the day before Good Friday and occurs during Holy Week.
Is Maundy Thursday a Public Holiday?
Maundy Thursday is a public holiday in 15 (null), where it is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
About Maundy ThursdayRead more about Maundy Thursday.
Maundy Thursday Observances
|2010||Thu||Apr 1||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||16 states|
|2011||Thu||Apr 21||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||16 states|
|2012||Thu||Apr 5||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||16 states|
|2013||Thu||Mar 28||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||16 states|
|2014||Thu||Apr 17||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||16 states|
|2015||Thu||Apr 2||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||15 states|
|2016||Thu||Mar 24||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||15 states|
|2017||Thu||Apr 13||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||15 states|
|2018||Thu||Mar 29||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||15 states|
|2019||Thu||Apr 18||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||15 states|
|2020||Thu||Apr 9||Maundy Thursday||Common local holidays||15 states|
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